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Mark Twain Spring 2C 13
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ggmorton
N 36° 25.687 W 084° 55.907
16S E 685403 N 4033422
Quick Description: A marker just off of the square in Jamestown about a spring that has since been turned into a park.
Location: Tennessee, United States
Date Posted: 9/10/2007 8:41:52 PM
Waymark Code: WM263A
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Titansfan
Views: 33

Long Description:
This historical landmark of Fentress County was named for Samuel Langhorne Clemens, known worldwide as Mark Twain. It was the source of water for early settlers of Jamstown, including Clemens' parents who settled on adjoining property to the north, where they lived from 1827-1832. In the spring of 1835 they left for Missouri, where Clemens was born that November.
Marker Name: Mark Twain Spring

Marker Location: City

Type of Marker: Park

Marker Number: 2C 13

Group(s) Responsible for placing Marker:
Tennessee Historical Commission


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